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Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 at 04:12 AM PDT

Trump: We Don't Know 'About Hillary in Terms of Religion'

Trump: We Don't Know 'About Hillary in Terms of Religion'

Republican Donald Trump appeared to raise questions about likely rival Hillary Clinton's religious faith at a closed-door meeting with evangelical leaders on Tuesday in New York City. The presumptive GOP...

Tuesday, Jun 21, 2016 at 09:31 AM PDT

Trump Plays Down Weak Fundraising Numbers

Trump Plays Down Weak Fundraising Numbers

Republican Donald Trump on Tuesday was playing down his lousy May fundraising numbers, insisting that June's report will be better. Reports released Monday showed Trump's campaign started June with $1.3...

Tuesday, Jun 21, 2016 at 04:09 AM PDT

Ex-Speaker Hastert to Report to Prison This Week

Ex-Speaker Hastert to Report to Prison This Week

Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert is enjoying his last 48 hours of freedom. Hastert has until 2 p.m. Wednesday, to surrender to the Federal Medical Center prison in Rochester, Minnesota, where he will...

Monday, Jun 20, 2016 at 11:59 AM PDT

Biden Hits Trump in Speech at Security Conference

Biden Hits Trump in Speech at Security Conference

Warning of a potential surge in anti-Americanism, Vice President Joe Biden tore into Donald Trump's views on foreign policy on Monday, urging the country not to follow the presumptive Republican nominee down...

Monday, Jun 20, 2016 at 07:08 AM PDT

Trump Backtracks on Guns-in-Clubs Statement

Trump Backtracks on Guns-in-Clubs Statement

Donald Trump is backtracking from his contention that victims of the Orlando massacre should have been allowed to carry arms into the nightclub where they were attacked — a stance even the NRA says is...

Monday, Jun 20, 2016 at 04:25 AM PDT

Anti-Trump Republicans Allege 'Intimidation' by Party Leaders

Anti-Trump Republicans Allege 'Intimidation' by Party Leaders

Republicans who do not support Donald Trump as their presidential candidate said that "intimidation" tactics were being used by party leaders against them to prevent any subversion at the party's convention next...

Sunday, Jun 19, 2016 at 09:42 AM PDT

Speaker Ryan Talks Obligation to Support Trump

Speaker Ryan Talks Obligation to Support Trump

Paul Ryan says it's his obligation as the Speaker of the House to support presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump, but he won't force fellow Republicans to do the same. In an interview with NBC's Chuck...

Friday, Jun 17, 2016 at 09:14 PM PDT

Marco Rubio Laying Groundwork for Potential Senate Bid

Marco Rubio Laying Groundwork for Potential Senate Bid

Signs are growing that Florida Sen. Marco Rubio is moving towards a run for reelection, a reversal of his past statements committing to retire from the Senate at the end of his term, NBC News reported. A major...

Saturday, Jun 18, 2016 at 05:33 AM PDT

Trump Vows to 'Save' Gun Rights at Texas Rally

Trump Vows to 'Save' Gun Rights at Texas Rally

Donald Trump emphatically told a Texas crowd Friday night that when he wins the presidency, people will call the White House to say they "can't believe you've saved the Second Amendment,” NBC News...

Friday, Jun 17, 2016 at 07:35 PM PDT

Local Pols Vote Against Gun Restrictions

Local Pols Vote Against Gun Restrictions

Local politicians are among those who have voted against gun restrictions. Conan Nolan reports for the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on June 17, 2016.

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